The Gamut

All of the ACLU blogs in one place

The Assault on Environmental Protest

Lawmakers are trying to give corporate interests tools to punish people for speaking up for their communities.

By Vera Eidelman, Maggie Ellinger-Locke
March 16, 2018

It’s Time to Make Voting More Accessible and Secure in Michigan

The Promote the Vote campaign aims to make voting more accessible, secure, and fair for all Michiganders.

By Desire Vincent
March 16, 2018

Congress Proposes to Fight Online Trafficking By Harming Sex Workers

This legislation will harm the people it is seeking to protect.

By Ian Thompson
March 16, 2018

New Orleans Program Offers Lessons In Pitfalls Of Predictive Policing

Should police gather stats from a variety of sources and use algorithms to try to predict who future violent criminals?

By Jay Stanley
March 15, 2018

Chicago's Top Prosecutor Walks the Walk on Transparency

Elected prosecutors nationwide have no excuse not to follow Kim Foxx’s lead.

By Somil Trivedi
March 15, 2018

Beaten, Tased, and Arrested for Jaywalking While Black

Racial bias in policing reared its head in North Carolina when officers used excessive force on a Black man for jaywalking.

By Mike Meno
March 15, 2018

ICE Is Illegally Imprisoning Asylum Seekers

Under Trump, asylum seekers are being illegally locked up without due process.

By Michael Tan
March 15, 2018

The Asylum Seekers Who Were Locked Up by ICE for No Reason

These asylum seekers fled violence and persecution abroad, only to be illegally jailed in the United States.

By Amrit Cheng
March 15, 2018

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